This forum will delve into the world of data, cyber security and augmented reality, while exploring where old industry meets new technology and what benefits we’re seeing from the application of AI and machine learning. It is part of the BVCA's member-only Sector Series of events, which bring together industry experts, including entrepreneurs, investors and advisers, to discuss the challenges, trends and opportunities within specific markets across the UK, Europe and globally.
08:15 Delegate registration and networking breakfast
09:00 Welcome Address
Tim Hames, Director General, BVCA
09:05 What will 2027 look like?Pierre Samec, Senior Vice President, General Atlantic
09:25 CEO presentation
James Kidner, Improbable
09:35Immersed in virtual and augmented reality?
Moderated by Rebecca Gregory-Clarke, Lead Technologist Immersive, Digital CatapultDave Haynes, Investment Team, SeedcampInès Cheaib, Associate C4 Ventures James Kidner, ImprobableEyal Malinger, Investment Director, Beringea
10:05 CEO presentationJames Neville, CEO, Citizen
10:15 A world of data: payments, smart contracts, and cyber security
Moderated by Fredrik Motzfeldt, GB Industry Leader, Technology, Media & Telecommunications, Willis Towers WatsonAntony Clavel, Principal, Summit PartnersDaniel Freeman, CIO, C5 CapitalJames Neville, CEO, CitizenAman Ghei, Principal, Orange Growth Capital
Nick Bennett, COO, Tandem
Established industries, new technology
Moderated by David Brook, Managing Director, Turnstone PartnersNick Bennett, COO, TandemKunal Dasgupta, Partner, Mayfair Equity PartnersPhilip Shapiro, Managing Partner, Synova CapitalMartijn de Wever, CEO, Force Over Mass Capital
11:55 CEO presentation
Will Franks, CEO, Telensa
12:05 The internet of things – accelerating?
Moderated by Mark Prinsley, Partner, Mayer BrownWill Franks, CEO, TelensaMiles Kirby, Director Oxford CapitalEyal Rabinovich, Associate, Octopus VenturesAlexis Scorer, Director, GP Bullhound
CEO presentationJames Dean, CEO, SenSat
12:45 The application of AI and machine learning: what benefits are we seeing?Moderated by Dirk Holz, Director, RBC Investor & Treasury ServicesJames Dean, CEO, SenSatKevin Dillon, Managing Partner, Atlantic BridgeGeorge Henry, Partner, LocalGlobeChristian Lindekilde, Managing Partner, Founder, Black Swan Venture Capital
13:15 Closing remarksLeon de Bono, Director of Commercial Development, Membership Services and Investor Relations, BVCA13:20Networking Lunch
The IET London: Savoy Place2 Savoy PlaceLondonWC2R 0BL
Member advisers and banks £495.00 + VAT per person
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